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Nutritional status and pulmonary outcome in children and young people with cystic fibrosis

N. Papalexopoulou et al.
Used Parameters : FFM, Segmental FFM, FFMI, FMI

Publication Year : 2018

Country : UK

Journal : Respiratory Medicine

Background Nutrition is closely related to mortality and pulmonary and respiratory muscle function in cystic fibrosis (CF) patients. We initially validated results from a bioelectrical impedance device against dual energy x-ray absorptiometry (DEXA). We then determined whether fat free mass assessed by a portable impedance device rather than body mass index (BMI) better correlated with pulmonary function, respiratory muscle strength and exercise capacity in CF patients. Methods Eighteen young people and adults (median age …
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